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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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How was your prenatal care paid for? PRENATAL CARE PAID BY OTHER SOURCE*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1366 1308 95.5 94.1-96.7 58 4.5 3.3- 5.9
Age
< 20 years 147 142 96.4 90.5-98.7 5 3.6 1.3- 9.5
20-24 years 320 307 95.9 92.4-97.8 13 4.1 2.2- 7.6
25-34 years 692 661 95.1 92.9-96.7 31 4.9 3.3- 7.1
35+ years 207 198 95.9 91.6-98.0 9 4.1 2.0- 8.4
Race
White 968 920 94.7 92.9-96.1 48 5.3 3.9- 7.1
Black 330 321 97.5 94.5-98.8 9 2.5 1.2- 5.5
Other 68 67 99.5 96.9-99.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 190 169 89.1 83.0-93.2 21 10.9 6.8-17.0
No 1175 1138 96.8 95.4-97.7 37 3.2 2.3- 4.6
Education
< High School 266 250 94.1 90.0-96.7 16 5.9 3.3-10.0
High School 371 355 94.8 91.2-96.9 16 5.2 3.1- 8.8
> High School 725 700 96.6 94.9-97.8 25 3.4 2.2- 5.1
Marital Status
Married 833 798 95.4 93.5-96.8 35 4.6 3.2- 6.5
Other 533 510 95.7 93.2-97.3 23 4.3 2.7- 6.8
Income
14,999 or less 372 356 95.9 92.7-97.7 16 4.1 2.3- 7.3
15,000-24,999 176 166 94.9 89.8-97.5 10 5.1 2.5-10.2
25,000-49,999 265 251 93.9 89.5-96.5 14 6.1 3.5-10.5
50,000 or more 442 430 96.9 94.5-98.2 12 3.1 1.8- 5.5
WIC recipient
No 735 705 95.9 93.9-97.3 30 4.1 2.7- 6.1
Yes 620 592 95.1 92.7-96.7 28 4.9 3.3- 7.3
Medicaid recipient
No 639 619 95.9 93.7-97.4 20 4.1 2.6- 6.3
Yes 727 689 95.2 93.1-96.7 38 4.8 3.3- 6.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 446 428 95.9 93.6-97.4 18 4.1 2.6- 6.4
2500+ grams 920 880 95.5 93.9-96.7 40 4.5 3.3- 6.1

*Prenatal care paid from source other than Medicaid, personal income, health insurance or HMO.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

This page was generated on 20MAY10

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